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MOFGA Journeyperson Program Accepting Applications
The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association is now accepting applications for its Journeyperson Program, a two-year program designed to help Maine farmers and farmworkers overcome barriers in their first few years of operating a farm business.
The program provides holistic support, including assistance in accessing land, capital, business planning, mentorship, and one-on-one technical assistance, alongside a network of farmers.
Applications are due by January 31, 2024. Contact Bo Dennis, Beginning Farmer Programs Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.